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Up from the underworld : coalminers and community in Wonthaggi 1909-1968 / Andrew Reeves
Bib ID 5350156
Format BookBook
Author
Reeves, Andrew
 
Description Clayton, Vic. : Monash University Publishing, c2011 
xvii, 164 p. : ill. ports. facsims. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9780980651263
Summary

Why was it that a small mining community in Victoria on the margin of Australian coal mining, with a strong union organisation, was able to exert an influence on that industry out or all proportion to its size and numbers for more than sixty years?

Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Coal miners -- Victoria -- Wonthaggi -- History.  |  Coal miners -- Victoria -- Wonthaggi -- Political activity.  |  Local government -- Victoria -- Wonthaggi.  |  State Coal Mine (Wonthaggi, Vic.) -- History.  |  Wonthaggi, (Vic.) -- History.

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